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Building a more sustainable airline

American is committed to reducing our environmental impact and reaching net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. To achieve this goal, we've implemented several initiatives including investing in new technology to help us operate more efficiently and expanding the use of renewable energy.

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Program news

Booking Tool

Online award booking is here

Booking award travel just got easier with American Airlines For Business.

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Airline news

Real ID

Real ID requirement

Beginning October 1, 2021, every air traveler 18 years of age and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver's license, state-issued enhanced driver's license, or another acceptable form of ID to fly within the United States.

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